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Steven Dunn (#47668410)
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Bio Photo Hello and thanks for visiting my page. I started working on my ancestry in 2012. With a lot of help from my Aunt Leona and inspiration from my Aunt Pat to get started.

My parents were from Hutchinson, Kansas, where I was conceived. I was born in Kansas City, MO. My parents' families are from humble farming folks and of mixed backgrounds. Uncovering my ancestry has been very interesting and exciting for me.

I was not really expecting much, but have been surprised to find that many of my ancestors had their roots in early colonial Massachusetts and Connecticut. Among them were 8 Mayflower passengers, 25 of the founders of Hartford, CT, governors of colonies and founders of other towns in MA and CT. Many were Puritans, including victims of witchcraft hysteria of Salem, MA and Hartford, CT before then. Others were Quakers, Swiss-German Mennonites, Norwegians, the original Dutch settlers of Long Island and Sleepy Hollow, New York. A few of their lineages are traceable back to nobility and royalty in England and other countries. I have many ancestors from the Revolutionary and Civil War, as well as some from the War of 1812. Some of them suffered a great deal of brutality during native raids on Groton and Haverhill, MA in the French & Indian War.

I live in the beautiful and historic state of Virginia. I enjoy doing scenic, natural and historic photography and do some volunteer work on this site as well in my spare time.

This is fun hobby for me, not a competition. I do this for my own entertainment and to help other people. I have no problem with anyone using my photos for their own purposes. Please feel free to use them without asking permission - that's why I take them. I don't understand people volunteering to take photos for this site and then not freely sharing them with others. This is a cooperative effort for me to help and share with others. I tend to like to take on difficult assignments of historic cemeteries in my area, but will also do some for family members, etc.

I thank other members and volunteers very much for their help to me. Find-A-Grave is a wonderful website. I'm a musician, work full-time with individuals with special needs and tend to have my "irons in a lot of fires". I get overwhelmed with things sometimes, so I may be slow to respond if you contact me (apologies in-advance), but I will make my best effort to do so.
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Kathy
John Moore 9th Great grandfather
Mr. Dunn this is Kathy from Texas I am very new to this so I'm not real sure what I'm doing but it shows on my ninth great grandfathers find a gray website that you left flowers. My eight great grandmother Is Elizabeth Moore Rice.
Wife of Henry Rice. Abigail Rice Smith was my seventh grade grandmother. Are we related ?
Added by Kathy on Sep 19, 2016 1:09 PM
Carol Wirth
Ancestor
Walter Devereux is also my 17th great grandfather on my father's side of the family
Added by Carol Wirth on Jul 25, 2016 5:06 AM
Tim Griffen
William Hammond
Hello I am a direct descendant of this Hammond line. I am so glad I found your links. Such a great story! Feel free to contact me and any other family here also invited to contact me.
Added by Tim Griffen on Jun 19, 2016 2:10 PM
sylvia clark
Dunn Family
Hi Steven,
I'm a Dunn to my family came over from Scotland in 1750 and started farming in NY state where 5 Generation where born on the same family farm.in Stillwater there are still 5 Dunn Boys living on the farm land . but the farm has not been ran since my Dad passed away in 1978.Just one of his boys are on the farm the rest are grandson and 1 granddaughter. How are you related to Stephen Cornell. He is my 8th Great Grand Father on my Dad's side of our family.
thanks
Sylvia
Added by sylvia clark on Jun 09, 2016 7:03 PM
sylvia clark
Steven
Hi Steven,
I'm a Dunn to my family came over from Scotland in 1750 and started farming in NY state where 5 Generation where born on the same family farm.in Stillwater there are still 5 Dunn Boys living on the farm land . but the farm has not been ran since my Dad passed away in 1978.Just one of his boys are on the farm the rest are grandson and 1 granddaughter. How are you related to Stephen Cornell. He is my 8th Great Grand Father on my Dad's side of our family.
thanks
Sylvia
Added by sylvia clark on Jun 09, 2016 7:02 PM
diane sutton
Audrey Barlowe
Greetings, Audrey is my 10th gr, so we are somewhat related. Diane Scott Sutton
Added by diane sutton on Jun 09, 2016 1:20 PM
Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Duplicate memorial note
I accidentally stumbled across one of my memorials that had flowers from you, May of 2015, with a note about the fact that it was a duplicate memorial, which it indeed was, and a merge request has been made. Just out of curiousity, how would you have expected your flowers to notified me that I made an error? Would it not have been more effective to send me an edit comment?
Added by Anne Shurtleff Stevens on May 14, 2016 12:39 PM
desiree oshea
related
could you check your personal email. I messaged you. i look forward to hearing from you.. FRANK DOUGLAS BARNES is my great great grandpa. Walter Barnes is my great grandpa.
Added by desiree oshea on Jan 11, 2016 8:34 PM
desiree oshea
frank d barnes
Hello my name is Desiree and i think we are related. Frank was my great, great grandpa.
Added by desiree oshea on Dec 29, 2015 10:16 AM
DEBORAH SCOTT
Are we Related?
check your xplorva mail for my message to you. My 13th Great Grandfather's your 10th Great Grandfather-John Tuttle,Sr.
Added by DEBORAH SCOTT on Nov 16, 2015 11:58 AM
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